Your Finnair flight from Barcelona will depart from Barcelona–El Prat Airport (BCN), located just 13 km to the southwest of Barcelona. The airport can easily be reached by shuttle, metro, train and bus. The most convenient mode of transport is the AEROBÚS, the official airport shuttle bus service, which connects the city centre from Place Catalunya to both airport terminals in approximately 35 minutes.
You can also take Line 9 of the Barcelona Metro or the R2 train line, which runs from Maçanet-Massanes station to Terminal 2 every 30 minutes. Your flight from Barcelona with Finnair will depart from Terminal 1, so if you opt for the R2 train line, connect to Terminal 1 via the airport’s free transfer bus service. Alternatively, public bus line 46 connects to the airport from the city centre with several stops along the way.
Departing from Barcelona with Finnair
- Flight frequency: up to 2 flights a day (up to 18 times a week, starting in August 2018!)
- Terminal at Barcelona El-Prat Airport: Terminal 1
- Check-in available online and via mobile device.
- Check-in at airport opens 2 hours before departure
- Check-in closes 45 minutes before departure
Connect to over 100 fascinating cities across both Europe and Asia with Finnair. Book your flights from Barcelona today and see why we have been serving the world’s skies for over 90 years.
Located in China’s Shaanxi Province, Xian (also spelt Xi’an) is an ancient city that is famous for the Terracotta Warriors. Fly to Xian to marvel at the mighty statues (often a highlight of any trip to Xian), created to protect an emperor in the afterlife, hidden for many years and now a UNESCO-listed site. Other things to enjoy after your flight to Xian include the world’s biggest city wall, the Giant Wild Goose Pagoda and the Grand Mosque. Tang Paradise and Daming Palace and Park are great if flying to Xian with children. Book flights to Xian, China, to discover surrounding areas too, including Mount Huashan, Taiping National Forest Park and Huaqing Hot Springs. Sample local specialities like biang biang noodles, yang rou pao mo bread and mutton soup, and sweet shi zi bing buns after your Xi’an flights.
BEST TIME TO VISIT XIAN
As a year-round destination, there’s no bad time to book plane tickets to Xian. Summer is the peak tourist season, while autumn sees the fewest visitors. Autumn is the best period to find discount accommodation rates and cheap flights to Xian.
Summers are hot and winters are cooler, while spring and autumn have moderate temperatures. Spring can experience sandstorms, so autumn is generally seen as the best time to visit Xian.
If you want to experience a major holiday, like Chinese New Year, May Day and the Mid-Autumn Festival, be sure to book your airline tickets to Xian and hotels well in advance.
FLIGHTS TO XIAN
In 1988, Finnair became the first European carrier to offer direct flights between Europe and China. Today, the airline has the shortest routes between the two continents.
Many Finnair flights to Xi’an use the advanced A380 aeroplanes. Large windows, more space and technological advances help to provide greater comfort on Xian flights.
We connect Xian with numerous cities via Helsinki. Direct flights to Xian from Helsinki take a little less than 08h. If you book cheap flights to Xian from London, Munich, Stockholm, Paris or another destination, your Helsinki stopover will be smooth and convenient. All transit services and gates are within one building.
Enjoy professional service and Nordic hospitality on Finnair’s flights to Xian, along with delicious meals and great on-board entertainment. Check out Xian flight deals in Nordic Business Class for extra benefits, like priority boarding and luggage collection, an increased baggage allowance and fully flat seats.